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  • Must see
    Exhibition

    BP Portrait Award 2019

    Portrait

    Until Sun 22 Mar 2020

    Open daily, 10am-5pm

    Free

  • Must see
    Exhibition

    Scotland’s Photograph Album | The MacKinnon Collection

    Portrait

    Until Mon 13 Apr 2020

    Open daily, 10am-5pm

    Free

  • Our Friends
    Special event

    Friends Art Quiz

    Portrait

    Mon 24 Feb 2020

    7 - 10pm

    £14.00

  • Tour SOLD OUT

    Gallery Social: BP Portrait Award 2019

    Portrait

    Fri 28 Feb 2020

    10:30am - 12 noon

    Free

  • Special event

    Autism-Friendly Early Openings

    Portrait

    Sat 29 Feb 2020

    9 - 10am

    Free

    Booking essential

  • Tour

    Family Art Tours (Ages 6+)

    Portrait

    Sat 29 Feb 2020

    11 - 11:45am

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Open Studio: Make an Impression (Ages 1-3)

    Portrait

    Tue 3 Mar 2020
    10:30 & 11.30am

    Free

    Booking required

  • Drop-in event

    Wee Treasures (Ages 2-5)

    Portrait

    Sat 7 Mar 2020
    10:30am & 11:30am

    Free

  • Music concert

    Community Choir: Let's Sing

    Portrait

    Sat 7 Mar 2020

    1 - 1:30pm

    Free

  • Tour

    Portrait Gallery Thematic Tour: Dressed to Thrill

    Portrait

    Sat 7 Mar 2020

    2 - 2:45pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Postcard Portraits (Ages 6+)

    Portrait

    Sun 8 Mar 2020

    2 - 4pm

    Free

  • Lecture or talk

    International Women's Day: Where are the (Enlightenment) Women?

    Portrait

    Tue 10 Mar 2020

    12:45 - 1:30pm

    Free

  • Tour

    Amplified Tour: BP Portrait 2019

    Portrait

    Sun 15 Mar 2020

    11am - 12 noon

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Once-a-Month Shared Reading and Creative Writing

    Portrait

    Every third Wednesday of the month
    10:30am - 12:30pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Easel Sketching in the Gallery

    Portrait

    Thu 19 Mar 2020

    2 - 4pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Easel Sketching in the Gallery

    Portrait

    Fri 20 Mar 2020

    2 - 4pm

    Free

  • Special event

    Autism-Friendly Early Openings

    Portrait

    Sun 29 Mar 2020

    9 - 10am

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Wee Treasures (Ages 2-5)

    Portrait

    Sat 4 Apr 2020
    10:30am & 11:30am

    Free

  • Tour

    Portrait Gallery Thematic Tours: The Intriguing and The Gory

    Portrait

    Sat 4 Apr 2020

    2 - 2:45pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    BYOB (Bring Your Own Baby/Bump) (Ages 0-1)

    Portrait

    Mon 6 Apr 2020
    10.15am, 11.00am, 11.30am

    Free

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Guided tours and workshops

Guided tours and workshops

We look forward to welcoming all types of groups to the galleries! We have a fantastic range of guided tours, workshops and learning activities to enhance your experience of the collection and exhibitions.

Friends go free

Friends go free

Friends of the Galleries get free unlimited entry to all exhibitions, and enjoy a wide range of exclusive benefits including early exhibition access, special events and 10% discount in our cafes.

Past exhibitions

Past exhibitions

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About the National Galleries of Scotland

About the National Galleries of Scotland

The National Galleries of Scotland cares for, develops, researches and displays the national collection of Scottish and international art and aims to engage, inform and inspire the broadest possible public.